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UPDATE: Outages Dwindle After Storms Move Through Area

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AEP reports Ohio County  has 112 residents without power as of 12:45 p.m. All other outages have been restored.

 


 

UPDATE:

AEP Ohio reports that as of 11:30 a.m. today, 2,534 residents in Marshall County remain without power. In Belmont County, 236 are without power, and 115 remain powerless in Jefferson County.

Stay with wtrf.com for updates.

 


UPDATE:

 

Cameron High School, Hilltop Elementary and Sherrard Middle School are dismissing students at 11:30 a.m. today due to a power outage.


UPDATE:

According to AEP Ohio, the following outages have been reported: 662 in Belmont County, 333 in Jefferson County and 717 in Harrison County.

Stay with WTRF.com for updates.

 


 

ORIGINAL STORY:

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a flood watch for Wetzel and Tyler counties in West Virginia as severe storms are about to move through the area. The flood watch goes into effect as of 1 p.m. Wednesday and lasts through Thursday morning.

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 4 p.m. today for the entire WTRF viewing area.

Tyler County is also under a wind advisory.

WTRF meteorologists are watching area creeks and streams and will keep you updated as storms move through the area today.